September 28, 2010 09:01 ET

New Corel Home Suite: The Ultimate PC Bundle for Busy and Creative Households

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 28, 2010) -

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Corel today announced Corel® Home Suite, a new collection of applications for running efficient households and sparking creativity in families. An ideal solution for the home PC user, the new suite brings together tools for tackling office tasks and creative photo projects. Affordable and simple to use, Corel Home Suite includes Corel® Write for word processing, Corel® Calculate for spreadsheets, Corel® Show for presentations, Corel® Photo Album Deluxe for photo-editing, and Corel® Paint it!™ for turning photos into amazing paintings. 

Saving Families Hundreds of Dollars with Five Must-Have Applications for their Home PC

For many households, the home PC acts as a hub - a place for completing homework, finishing up work assignments and creating fun family projects. With Corel Home Suite, families will be able to accomplish a wide range of everyday computing tasks with tools to help manage household finances, create newsletters or flyers, touch up photos and create beautiful scrapbooks, calendars and photo albums for showcasing precious memories.

"Today's families are busier than ever and they are conscious of managing their budget. That's why it was important to us to create a solution that made a meaningful difference in how they run their households," said Jason Larock, Director, Product Management for Corel. "The beauty of Corel Home Suite is that families buying a new computer will be able to do most of what they want on their home PCs from managing budgets to creating homemade gifts without spending hundreds of dollars buying separate applications."

Helping Families Stay Organized and on Track 

Corel Home Suite includes key tools to help families stay organized while encouraging creativity in the household

  • Corel® Write: Easily create great-looking documents, term papers, professional-looking resumes, letters and just about any other document imaginable.

  • Corel® Calculate: Quickly create spreadsheets, charts and graphs for managing household numbers and finances.

  • Corel® Show: Easily create slideshows from scratch with photos or charts to showcase family projects.

  • Corel® Photo Album Deluxe™: Quickly edit and share your photos and videos and automatically back up your files online to keep your memories safe.

  • Corel® Paint it!™ : Quickly transform digital photos into unique, hand-painted works of art in three simple steps with Parent Tested Parent Approved photo-painting software.

North American Pricing and Availability

Corel Home Suite is available today from for a suggested retail price of $69.99 and at selected retailers across North America. To learn more about Corel Home Suite, please visit

About Corel Corporation

Corel is one of the world's top software companies with more than 100 million active users in over 75 countries. We develop software that helps people express their ideas and share their stories in more exciting, creative and persuasive ways. Through the years, we've built a reputation for delivering innovative, trusted products that are easy to learn and use, helping people achieve new levels of productivity. The industry has responded with hundreds of awards for software innovation, design and value.

Our award-winning product portfolio includes some of the world's most widely recognized and popular software brands, including CorelDRAW®, Corel® Painter™, Corel DESIGNER®, Corel® PaintShop Photo®, Corel® VideoStudio®, Corel® WinDVD®, Corel® WordPerfect® Office, WinZip® and Corel® Digital Studio™.

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